ASTM D6193 - 16 - Standard Practice for Stitches and Seams

ASTM D6193 - 16

Standard Practice for Stitches and Seams

Status : Current   Published : January 2016



1.1 This practice covers the requirements and characteristics of stitches and seams used in the fabrication of sewn items.

1.2 This practice identifies the category, formation, and general purpose for stitch types and seam types used in the fabrication of sewn items.

1.3 Subsequent to a general discussion of stitches and seams that include schematic indices, this practice is comprised of the following sections that are listed in the order in which they appear:

1.3.1  Section 5Classification of Stitch Types for which drawings are shown in Stitch Figs. 1-69,

Note 1:  This type of stitching shall be produced by folding the edge of the material in an “S” fold with the raw edge turned under to form a finished edge, and stitching through the two folds with one row of stitches.

1.3.3  Annex A1Seam Assembly Recommendations.

1.4  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Standard NumberASTM D6193 - 16
TitleStandard Practice for Stitches and Seams
Publication Date01 January 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Clothing, Fabrication, Fabrics, Manufacturing Process, Physical Properties, Seams, Sewn Items, Stitch Density, Textile Fabrics
File Size8.016 MB

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